World War II Hero & Longtime F.C. Resident Roger Neighborgall Dies

September 13, 2016 6:58 PM0 comments

World War II hero, long time City of Falls Church resident and president of the Friends of the W&OD Trail, Roger Neighborgall died Tuesday on his 93rd birthday after a short illness.

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Mike’s Deli Relocating to Former Long John Silver’s Space

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The sandwich and ice cream shop Mike’s Deli at Lazy Sundae has signed a lease to relocate to the former Long John Silver’s space on Route 7, owners David and Rebecca Tax confirmed to the News-Press Monday. The Falls Church eatery, named “best sandwich” spot by News-Press readers for a fifth consecutive year […]

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1 Injured in Falls Church House Fire

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A fire broke out in the 2900 block of Fairmont Street in the Falls Church area of Fairfax County in the early morning hours of Tuesday, Sept. 13 that left one person injured, according to the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department. Officials with the fire department said that the […]

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Former Delegate Jim Scott Hosts Labor Day Fundraiser

September 12, 2016 12:03 PM0 comments

AT THE ANNUAL LABOR DAY fundraiser for State Del. Marcus Simon held at the home of retired Del. Jim Scott and wife Nancy, Simon donated half the proceeds to the Insight Memory Care Center in Fairfax, which is now caring for Del. Scott. Left to right here: Robin McGlothin of […]

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Fairfax Co. Police Looking for Man Who Stole Van in F.C.

September 9, 2016 3:19 PM0 comments

The Fairfax County Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man who allegedly stole a 2008 Ford Econoline 350 in the early morning hours of Thursday, Aug. 25, according to a press release from the department. Police said that the victim, a 55-year-old man, parked the […]

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2 Cars Involved in Collision on N. Washington St. at Park Ave.

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Two cars were involved in a collision in the late morning hours of Friday, Sept. 9 at N. Washington Street and Park Avenue in Falls Church that resulted in non-life threatening injuries for one person, according to information from the Falls Church Police Department.

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Report Highlights Inequity Between Homeowners and Renters

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by Matt Delaney Nearly a decade after the Great Recession materialized, the housing market that spurred a worldwide economic downturn still struggles to strike an affordable balance in the U.S. ApartmentList.com’s report, “Homeowners and renters – a widening gap,” details the fallout of the recession throughout American society. Sun Belt […]

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F.C. Has 2nd Most Expensive Homes Per Square Foot

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Falls Church is second in the region in terms of the median sales price of homes per square foot, with the median sales price of $417 per square foot, according to statistics published in August by RealEstate Business Intelligence. Arlington has the highest median sales price of homes per square […]

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Location is Still Top Priority for Homebuyers in Today’s Market

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by Grace Hodgman It’s an age old saying, but it still rings true for home buyers who are in the market today, according to several real estate agents who work in the region: It’s all about location. “The three things that people generally look for are location, value and condition” […]

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Big Labor Day Weekend for Local Dems

September 7, 2016 6:25 PM0 comments

The Falls Church City Democratic Committee, the Fairfax County Democratic Committee and the reelection campaign of State Del. Marcus Simon were all hosts to well-attended picnics, ice cream socials and barbecues over the warm Labor Day weekend. In Falls Church, the F.C. Democrats held forth at the Cherry Hill Park […]

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